VIDEO CARD NEWS

August 18th, 2009, 9:43 AM

ATI Officially Releases Catalyst 9.8 Drivers

While final versions of the drivers were linked on the Catalysts Crew blog late last Friday, we held off posting the announcement until it was officially confirmed by AMD/ATI directly, and the release notes were publicly available. Today is that day, and the 9.8 brings quite a few changes to the table, most notably the [...]

August 14th, 2009, 11:03 AM

MSI Announces New Lightning Series Graphics Card N275GTX Lightning

The world well-known graphics card and mainboard manufacturer, MSI, today officially announced new product of top-of-the-range Lightning series graphics card, N275GTX Lightning. The MSI N260GTX Lightning that is released in April has broken the world record by reaching incredible 1.1GHz GPU clock that no other GTX 260 cards can exceed. After N260GTX Lightning, MSI introduced [...]

August 14th, 2009, 10:35 AM

XFX Releases HD 4650 AGP Graphics Card

Despite not being included on motherboards for nearly 5 years, AGP is still not ready to go the way of the dodo. XFX has joined with other ATI manufacturer’s in producing the HD 4650, a mid-range video card that still uses the legacy bus. The card is identical in spec to the PCI Express version, [...]

August 7th, 2009, 11:47 AM

Powercolor upgrades the HD 4770 Series

POWERCOLOR UPGRADES THE HD4770 SERIES ArticCooling fan solution chosen to cool one of this year’s hottest products Taipei, Taiwan – August 7, 2009–TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, announces an upgrade to the HD4770 series, the custom cooled PCS HD4770. Manufactured with a cutting-edge 40nm process and using the latest GDDR5 memory, [...]

August 4th, 2009, 11:20 AM

BFG Announces Limited Edition Self Contained Liquid Cooled Graphics Cards

BFG Technologiesannounced today the BFG GeForce® GTX 285 H2O+™ and GeForce® GTX 295 H2OC™ graphics cards with ThermoIntelligence® Advanced Cooling Solutions—saving customers time and money by providing a high performance graphics card plus a fully assembled, self-contained liquid cooling solution right out of the box. The BFG GeForce® GTX 285 H2O+™ and GeForce® GTX 295 [...]

July 28th, 2009, 11:10 AM

AMD ATI Release Firepro V8750 Professional 3D Graphics Card

To meet the extreme productivity needs of today’s CAD, Digital Content Creation (DCC) and oil and gas professionals,  AMD announces that the ATI FirePro™ V8750 3D workstation graphics accelerator is joining the AMD line of ultra high-end professional graphics hardware. ATI FirePro™ V8750 3D workstation graphics accelerator brings the highest number of shader engines (800) with [...]

July 23rd, 2009, 10:56 AM

ATI Catalyst 9.7 WHQL Drivers Released

Only so much you can say about monthly driver updates. ATI unleashed the 9.7′s yesterday which are the first official unified Windows 7/Vista WHQL certified drivers for  Windows 7 RTM. Some highlights of the release notes:  Crysis – performance at very high quality preset increases by up to 8% on HD4800 series products  Lost Planet Colonies [...]

July 21st, 2009, 12:20 PM

Mushkin Looks to Produce ATI Graphics Cards

A few weeks ago, word hit the wire that Mushkin was prepping to release NVIDIA based graphics cards. Well as it turns out, the company plans to dip into both ends of the pool and appears to be scheduling to also debut ATI based GPUs. While full details are not available, the company did allude [...]

July 21st, 2009, 11:43 AM

NVIDIA GeForce Forceware 190.38 WHQL Drivers Released

A bit of a late start to the news, hopefully all is forgiven – we were caught up giving away prizes with our Tech Trivia contest .  Now with the shameless plug out of the way – This morning also heralds another prize of sort for the NVIDIA population. The 190.38 that could be found [...]

July 14th, 2009, 9:21 AM

MSi R4890 Cyclone SOC – Prepare To Be Blown Away

ATi’s board partners have had some amazing success with the latest 4890 series cards. Following that lead is MSi with their Cyclone SOC card. One can never have too much of a good thing. Since their release we have seen some amazing versions of the 4890 on the market. With very high clocking potential the [...]